Convergint will be conducting annual fire alarm & sprinkler testing. Testing will take place in the buildings listed below. The testing will be brief and include both sounding of alarms and strobes. As part of the testing, building occupants may notice occasional beeping coming from the fire panel and horns and strobe lights activating throughout the building. Signage will be posted on exterior doors while testing is being conducted.
Learning Innovation Center
CH2M Hill Alumni Center
LaSells Stewart Center
Crop Science Bldg.
Oak Creek Bldg.
A.A Red Emmerson Advanced Wood Products Laboratory
For work related to the Oak Creek greenhouse project, an electrical shutdown is scheduled for the west wing of the Oak Creek Building. The electrical shutdown is scheduled to occur from 6-10 a.m. on Friday, September 30, 2022. The shutdown will impact the first and second floors of the building’s west wing, and lunch room 227 on the second floor.
The three stand-up freezers within the west wing of the building will be temporarily powered by generators during the shutdown. The walk-in cooler in the older wood greenhouse building will be temporarily powered by back feeding the building panel from the electrical panel inside the existing greenhouse.
For questions or comments on this work, contact Project Manager John Doty at 541-740-8302.
What do you need to do to prepare for this outage? Please make sure that all computers, printers, copiers, and other electronic devices are turned off prior to the start of the scheduled stand-by generator testing. If you have an Uninterruptable Power Supply (UPS), also known as a battery back-up, please be sure to turn it off as well.
The RO/DI water system will be shut down in Oak Creek Buildings first and second floors April 15 1:00 pm – April 18, 2022 7:00 am to do a tie in for room 0139. This will not affect the main water supply to the building just labs with RO/DI systems.
Notice: Oak Creek Building Exterior Wood Column Lead Abatement & Shoring
Effective Date(s): Wednesday, January 6 through Friday, January 15, 2021
Exterior wood column lead abatement and shoring will be performed as part of the Oak Creek Building Wood Column Replacement. The work will occur on the south side of the exterior of the building and affect two floors. There will likely be solvent odors for the lead paint removal, running through early next week (1/11/21) and drilling noise / vibrations through the end of next week (1/15/21).
For questions or comments on this notification, contact Project Manager John Doty at 541-740-8302.
As part of the Oak Creek HVAC Project, a planned electrical shutdown is scheduled for the Oak Creek Building. The electrical shutdown is scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 22, 2020 from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. Identified equipment that needs temporary power during the outage has been coordinated with the contractor and will be picked up by a generator.
For questions or comments on this closure, contact Construction Manager Jason Lundy at 541-270-0193.